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cover of Van Nu en Straks
  • Henry van de Velde
    1863–1957
    born: Antwerp, Belgium ; died: Zurich, Switzerland
  • cover of Van Nu en Straks, 1893
  • Where object was made: Belgium
  • wood engraving
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 255 x 207 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 1/16 x 8 1/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0088
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Description

Yellow ochre on white. Art Nouveau design. Sinuous, undulating lines creating an abstract landscape, sunrise (or sunset)- top right corner. Double rectangular border but broken on bottom left. Words: "van Nu en Straks"